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Augusta-Richmond County Public Library now closed on Sundays due to tight budgets

...Richmond County belonged to the five-county East Central Georgia Regional Library System, which received more than...serviced two counties for most of the year, the East Central Georgia Regional system received just more than $408...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2015-01-07/augusta-richmond-county-publ
Distinguished couple delighted by Jimmie Dyess Symposium honors

...to be the director of the Augusta Area Mental Health Center, which became the Community Mental Health Center of East Central Georgia. She was instrumental in designing the facility that now houses Serenity Behavioral Health Systems."I've had...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/richmond-neighbors/2015-01-12/distinguished-co
4 honored at Jimmie Dyess Symposium

...Regional Hospital for 31 years, and Neita Mulherin served as director of the Community Mental Health Center of East Central Georgia. Both have volunteered extensively in the community.Barnum is a Medal of Honor recipient and a Marine. After...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2015-01-08/4-honored-jimmie-dyess-sympos
Republican Rick Allen targets overregulation in congressional campaign

...relationship-building experience he said illustrates his strategy to remove the top-down regulations he believes are killing east-central Georgia's economy.If elected Nov. 4, Allen, a 62-year-old construction company owner from Augusta, said he'll...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/elections/2014-10-23/republican-ric
VA awards wrongful-death settlement to local family

An east-central Georgia family was awarded a wrongful-death settlement from the Department of Veterans Affairs last week after VA hospitals in Augusta...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2014-08-12/va-awards-wrongful-death-set
Flood watch issued for most of region

A flood watch has been issued for most of east central Georgia and western South Carolina Sunday evening by the National Weather Service in Columbia.Georgia counties included Richmond, Columbia...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2014-08-10/flood-watch-issued-most-regi
Georgia Congressman Paul Broun pushing medical marijuna bill

Congressman Paul Broun, R-Ga., who represents east central Georgia, is cosponsoring a bill that would legalize on a national basis the use of a marijuana-derived oil and other therapeutic hemp...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/2014-07-30/paul-broun-pushing-medic
FEMA workshop held to boost Augusta disaster preparedness

After a winter in which most of east-central Georgia was crippled by an ice storm, officials from the Federal Emergency Management Agency visited Augusta on Wednesday to share inside...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2014-08-13/fema-workshop-held-better-au
Include Augusta in James Brown movie premiere

...boulevard would later border the Richmond County Board of Education headquarters and the new main branch of the East Central Georgia Regional Library.Nearly a year before Brown died, he was honored with a statue in the heart of downtown Augusta...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/opinion-columns/2014-03-23/include-augusta-
Holiday closings

...closed Friday? Aiken-Bamberg-Barnwell-Edgefield Regional Library System, all branches closed Friday? East Central Georgia Regional Library System closed Friday? Federal offices, U.S. Postal Service offices, closed Friday? Financial...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-07-03/holiday-closings